State Hospitals Prepare to Begin Screen-and-Treat for Cervical Cancer

[Namibia Economist] Former American President, George W. Bush and his wife arrived in Namibia last weekend to cement agreements with local health service providers for extended support under the US President’s Emergency Plan for Aids Relief.

[Namibia Economist] Former American President, George W. Bush and his wife arrived in Namibia last weekend to cement agreements with local health service providers for extended support under the US President's Emergency Plan for Aids Relief.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Nyasa Music Awards Slated for May 5

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -After Hibernating for two years from the music scene, the Malawi Music Awards have resurfaced with a new name as Nyasa Music Awards where best performing artists in the country will be recognized and awarded.

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -After Hibernating for two years from the music scene, the Malawi Music Awards have resurfaced with a new name as Nyasa Music Awards where best performing artists in the country will be recognized and awarded.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Prices Rising in Seychelles Despite Central Bank Moves to Reduce Borrowing

[Seychelles News Agency] Despite a rise in interest rates last year to encourage savings, which puts more funds into the island nation’s economy, prices still rose across Seychelles because of higher demand for credit and foreign exchange, Central Bank…

[Seychelles News Agency] Despite a rise in interest rates last year to encourage savings, which puts more funds into the island nation's economy, prices still rose across Seychelles because of higher demand for credit and foreign exchange, Central Bank officials said.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Inadequate Funding Cripples Ministry

[Botswana Daily News] Maun -Inadequate budget has hindered the ministry of Environment, Natural Resources, Conservation and Tourism to compensate the communities for problem animal cases recorded in Ngamiland district.

[Botswana Daily News] Maun -Inadequate budget has hindered the ministry of Environment, Natural Resources, Conservation and Tourism to compensate the communities for problem animal cases recorded in Ngamiland district.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Tending the Needy

[Ethiopian Herald] The driving targets of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development are the elimination of HIV and viral hepatitis as public health threats, with more immediate interim targets set for 2020. In HIV, good progress has been made, partic…

[Ethiopian Herald] The driving targets of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development are the elimination of HIV and viral hepatitis as public health threats, with more immediate interim targets set for 2020. In HIV, good progress has been made, particularly around treatment and testing. But reducing new infections needs to be quadruple over the next three years.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Addis Youth, Women Mark 6th GERD Anniversary

[Ethiopian Herald] The Addis Ababa Youth and Sports, and Women and Children Affairs Bureau jointly marked the sixth anniversary of the launching of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) Wednesday.

[Ethiopian Herald] The Addis Ababa Youth and Sports, and Women and Children Affairs Bureau jointly marked the sixth anniversary of the launching of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Alert Launches Blended Leprosy, TB, HIV Training

[Ethiopian Herald] The All African Leprosy Rehabilitation and Training (ALERT) Centre yesterday started a blended training on Leprosy, TB and HIV via video conference for health workers in different parts of the country.

[Ethiopian Herald] The All African Leprosy Rehabilitation and Training (ALERT) Centre yesterday started a blended training on Leprosy, TB and HIV via video conference for health workers in different parts of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia